Welcome to the blog for the Confederate Veteran magazine, the official journal for the Sons of Confederate Veterans. The Veteran is published six times a year as a service to our members. Membership is open to all male descendants of veterans who served honorably in the Confederate armed forces. For more information visit our web site at


Visit the Confederate Veteran magazine blog periodically to check on announcements, current events and information relevant for all SCV members. Feedback is welcome, please e-mail me your comments. Thanks!

Friday, June 29, 2012

July/August 2012 Update

The July/August issue is out and has started arriving in mailboxes. Look for your copy any day now. Deadline for the September/October issue is July 1!

Saturday, June 23, 2012

July/August 2012 Issue

The July/August issue was sent to the printer on May 31. Our Sesquicentennial series continues with John Taylor's essay What We Have to Expect: The Extradition Cases and Secession. Join Real Son Luther Otho Lucas from St. Louis as he celebrates his 100th birthday. The cover is a drawing of the 1st Virginia Cavalry drawn in 1862. Plus all of our usual features and articles.